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How to Upgrade/Update/Patch Linux System? (Doc ID 2263489.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

The below article explains steps on how to upgrade, update or patch Linux Servers.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Update the system fully with the latest channel, it can be done using either Oracle public yum or Oracle ULN (Unbreakable Linux Network).
 1) Oracle public yum repository
 2) Create local Unbreakable Linux Network mirror
 3) Creating a Local Yum Repository Using an ISO Image
 4) Oracle Unbreakable Linux Network
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